Flooding advice from Wiltshire Council

Wiltshire Council has issued the following advice this morning:   As you have seen on news reports the poor weather has been causing some flooding issues throughout the county, predominantly in the north. With the forecast predicting further rai...

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Environment Agency issues flood warning for BoA

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The Environment Agency issued this flood warning just before 9am this morning. Up to 20 mm of rainfall is forecast between Midday on 22/11/2012 and Midnight on 22/11/2012. River levels on the River Avon at Bradford on Avon are stable and River Avon a...

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Lorry Watch – another prosecution

Lorry Watch has once again been successful in a prosecution against Parsons Distribution Ltd yesterday at Chippenham Magistrates Court as user of a 44 tonne vehicle which crossed the Town Bridge. They pleaded guilty and were fined £600 and ordered ...

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Youth pro-football ground opportunity

FROM YOU LOCAL PARK TO A PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL STADIUM WILTSHIRE BASED SPORTS PROJECT AIMS TO KICK RACISM OUT OF FOOTBALL Young people from across Wiltshire are being offered the opportunity to play football at a professional ground, in front of thou...

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McGeever Fever

Ed McKeever returned home to a huge welcoming crowd. The sun shone gold as Bradford on Avon’s Olympic gold medal winner met an army of supporters. The kayak king, who was victorious in the K1 200m at Eton Dorney, met fans at the golden post box in ...

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Gold for BoA

Ed McKeever’s dad Derek with the golden postbox Bradford on Avon woke up to a golden post box this morning (Sunday) to honour the Olympic achievements of the town’s kayak king Ed McKeever who scooped top spot in the K1 200m at Eton Dorney yes...

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Find out if your home is losing heat

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The Thermal Image Project by Climate Friendly Bradford on Avon is a searchable database of about 1000 homes in BoA, photographed with a thermal imaging camera to see where heat is escaping. You can see if your home is included by going to the site an...

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Free wifi now available in BoA Library

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Bradford town library now has a wifi network you can connect to with your own computer, tablet or smartphone. To use it, use your device to search for wifi networks. Select the one called “Wilts Online”. You should be taken to a registrat...

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Lorry Watch – Update

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Lorry Watch has secured its first prosecution for a truck crossing the 18t weight limit on the town bridge. The company were fined £500 plus costs and more cases are in the pipeline. Lorry Watch continues. (Contributed by: Steph Ridout)

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McKeever's return sparks a gold rush in Bradford on Avon

Wiltshire Times: MCKEEVER fever took Bradford on Avon by storm this afternoon when the town’s golden boy returned to greet his army of fans. The kayak king, who took gold in the K1 200m at Eton Dorney, on Saturday, August 11, was greeted by hundred...

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AskBoa: Can anyone recommend a builder specialising in damp in BOA?

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I am looking for some help with a potential damp issue in our 1700’s cottage in the Newtown area of BOA. If anyone could recommend a builder with the sufficient knowledge of the area we would be hugely grateful. Please leave any comments / suggesti...

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Behind the scenes at Moulton Bikes

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Bradford on Avon's – Ed McKeever Wins Gold

From BBC Sport Ed McKeever powered to victory in the men’s 200m kayak to win Britain’s 26th gold medal of the 2012 Olympics. McKeever crossed the line in 36.246 seconds to win Britain’s second ever Olympic canoe sprint gold medal a...

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Ask BOA: Interested in cycling

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Hi I have just moved to Bradford on Avon and I am a keen cyclist. I’d be interested in joining a local club if there are any about or start a small group of us to go on regular rides. Comment if interested. (Contributed by: Ben Abbott)

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AskBOA: Bridge sessions?

Can anyone help me with the options for organised bridge in Bradford on Avon? I’m new to the town, but would like to play. Please email any information to me at moc.s1553043523koobe1553043523notse1553043523ulb@l1553043523iam1553043523 (Contributed by: Jocelyn)

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